H.Con.Res. 377 (99th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the judicial branch of the Government should increase the exercise of its authority to assign judges temporarily to district courts in districts with large backlogs of pending criminal cases arising out of drug enforcement efforts.

Introduced:

Aug 7, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 7, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Stanley Lundine

Representative for New York's 34th congressional district

Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/7/1986--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that the judicial branch of the Government should exercise its authority to reassign Federal judges temporarily and otherwise provide additional Federal judges to district ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 377” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Aug 7, 1986

Details

Cosponsors
none
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